SE048: Air Traffic Control Training – Tower Simulators


The purpose of this Safety Enhancement is to ensure thorough training of basic air traffic control skills, resource management skills, situational awareness, and teamwork through the use of high-fidelity tower simulators, memory aids, On-the-Job Training (OJT), and Computer-Based Instruction (CBI).

This safety enhancement is not currently on the CAST Plan, but might be included in the future. In that event, the attached Implementation Plan would be revised prior to inclusion.


Related Implementation Plan

Detailed Implementation Plan


Related CAST Safety Enhancements

SE046: Air Traffic Control Runway Incursion Training

SE047: ATC Tower Controller CRM Training


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